VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT: Dominica Hospital Authority Human Resource Manager Vacancy

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the position of Human Resources Manager at the Dominica Hospitals Authority. The Human Resources Manager has overall responsibility for the management of the Human Resources Department. The officer reports to the Chief Executive Officer.


Education and Experience:


The incumbent should possess a post graduate Degree in Human Resources Management or Development, or other related discipline, and at least five (5) years’ experience in human resources management at a senior level in a service organization or a consulting environment with a solid track record of achievement.

Competencies, Skills and Other Characteristics:

  1. Knowledge of performance management systems;
  2. Counselling, coaching and interviewing skills;
  3. Excellent interpersonal, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills;
  4. Strong analytical, problem-solving skills and change management skills;
  5. Thorough knowledge of public sector and state employment laws and regulations;
  6. Knowledge of computerized HR Information Systems;




  1. Develop and implement comprehensive recruitment and employment policies and practices
  2. Continuously assess manpower and training needs and maintain succession plans
  3. Oversee and manage the performance appraisal system
  4. Provide leadership and direction to human resource staff
  5. Identify and respond to employee concerns and improve staff


Terms and Conditions:

The successful applicant will be given a two (2) year service contract with the possibility of renewal upon satisfactory performance. He/she will receive a compensation package consistent with qualifications and experience. Additional information on the duties and other conditions related to this position can be obtained from the following websites:;; and Any further clarification can be directed by email to or telephone at 767-266-2061.

Address for Applications:

Applications should be sent under CONFIDENTIAL cover to the Chairperson, Dominica Hospitals Authority, Administration Unit, Dominica China Friendship Hospital, Goodwill, Dominica, W. I. Applications can also be sent by email to Evidence of formal qualifications and the names and contact details of three (3) referees, two (2) of whom must be professional referees, should be included in the Letter of Application.

Closing Date:

 The closing date for the receipt of applications is February 11th 2022.

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